The Promise and Perils of Transformative Research

The Promise and Perils of Transformative Research

Date: March 2012
Creator: Frodeman, Robert & Holbrook, J. Britt
Description: This report is on the workshop 'Transformative Research: Ethical and Societal Implications'. Workshop conversations cluster under the four headings of the history and definitions, promotion, evaluation, and integration of transformative research.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Accountability versus Autonomy? Toward a More Responsible Practice of Science

Accountability versus Autonomy? Toward a More Responsible Practice of Science

Date: February 2013
Creator: Barr, Kelli R.
Description: This paper was awarded a Nicholas and Anna Ricco Ethics Award for 2013. In this paper, the author discusses issues related to accountability versus autonomy and suggestions toward a more responsible practice of science.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Good Transformations: Ambiguity and the NSF's Experiment with 'Transformative' Research

Good Transformations: Ambiguity and the NSF's Experiment with 'Transformative' Research

Date: March 22, 2012
Creator: Holbrook, J. Britt; Barr, Kelli R. & Frodeman, Robert
Description: This article discusses a recent workshop on Transformative Research held at the headquarters of the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) in Arlington, Virginia.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Ciencia y política: perspectiva histórica y modelos alternativos

Ciencia y política: perspectiva histórica y modelos alternativos

Date: April 2007
Creator: Mitcham, Carl & Briggle, Adam
Description: Article on the relations between science and policy offering an analysis of the historical antecedents of the policy of science and comparative data and ethical reflections on the policy of scientific budget.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Accountable Science: The COMPETES Act Needs to Demonstrate an Accountability Attitude

Accountable Science: The COMPETES Act Needs to Demonstrate an Accountability Attitude

Date: September 16, 2010
Creator: Holbrook, J. Britt
Description: Article on the U.S. National Science Foundation's (NSF) Broader Impacts Merit Review Criterion in relation to the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences